Parkour and Edinburgh

Edinburgh is known as a modern city in terms of being a technology hub through work done by its 3 main universities, the University of Edinburgh (who won the BBC TV show's University Challenge, this week), Heriot Watt University and Edinburgh Napier University, as well as entrepreneurial centres for exciting growth such as CodeBase. Edinburgh [...]

By | April 24th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Edinburgh to feature in new drama by the makers of Downton Abbey

Edinburgh is being featured in film and television in a seemingly ever increasing amount of on screen locations. From big screen movies such as Avengers Infinity Wars to period dramas. The latter is very much the case for a new production by the makers of Downton Abbey. We hear this interesting new development from the [...]

By | April 1st, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Steams trains and luxury – “The Aberdonian”

The romance of steam! Today and on specific dates in 2019 West Coast Railways will be running special trains pulled by the famous Tornado locomotive. At Edinburgh Hotels we are here to make your accommodation perfect for your requirements and to keep you up to date with all the events surrounding Edinburgh and Scotland. Come [...]

By | March 14th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Golf at exclusive Muirfield, Carnoustie and Gleneagles with the Edinburgh Hotels golf break

Edinburgh Hotels, as part of the Ideal Leisure Group is in a position to offer a lucky small group the chance to stay in a beautiful Scottish hotel of their choice and play the British Open links golf venues of Carnoustie (2018 venue) and Muirfield (2013 venue) as well as the 2014 Ryder Cup venue of [...]

By | January 29th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

First flight arrival Direct from China!

This morning Edinburgh Airport greeted the first direct flight from China. Chief Executive, Gordon Dewar, announced 3 years ago a plan to bring a direct flight from China to Edinburgh airport. Today he was a proud and happy man as the Hainan Airlines flight arrived on Scottish soil (or tarmac). Thousands of visitors from China [...]

By | June 12th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Avengers Infinity Wars Edinburgh #cityofsuperheroes

Edinburgh is a beautiful city.  In 2017 Hollywood descended upon Scotland's capital to film several explosion scenes as Marvels Avengers took on the might of Thanos the mad Titan.  So this beautiful city was the perfect backdrop for such a titanic tussle. avengers royal mile Large parts of the city centre were taken [...]

By | April 27th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Edinburgh – the Hotel Boom in rooms

Edinburgh is one of the world's great cities.  Ask yourself what would you like to see on your luxury trip to Scotland?  Then get in touch with us here at The Edinburgh Hotel. Would you like to stay in 3, 4 or 5 star accommodation? We work with hotels across the city and across Scotland. [...]

By | March 6th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Edinburgh / China air link takes a step closer

Edinburgh tourism looks forward to welcoming more visitors from China. There are no direct flights to Scotland. Plans are afoot to change that. The government announced last month that soon another 50 flights to non-London airports will be permitted. How would your hotel benefit from welcoming Chinese guests?  TheEdinburghHotel.com currently works with a leading Chinese [...]

By | January 17th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Scotsman Hotel plans for a 2 screen cinema

The Scotsman Hotel has made a planning request to have a 2 screen cinema installed. It would be open to the public with entrance via Fleshmarket Close. Under the new ownership as from February 2017 by the G1 group owned by Stefan King, the Scotsman Hotel is undergoing a number of refurbishments. We my update [...]

By | August 9th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Edinburgh’s G&V 5 star hotel – new GM

Richard Mayne will take over as GM at the excellent 5 star G&V.  Ideal Leisure and Ultimate Golf Service can bring you, for golf or otherwise, to this wonderful hotel through their partnership with them.  The G&V Hotel is perfectly centrally located in Edinburgh, just 100m from the famous Edinburgh Castle.  It has seen significant [...]

By | July 14th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments